The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 38 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 23 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.03% 9.09% 5.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.08% 10.13% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 13
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
236 227 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 79.19% 89.72% 75.70%
Number of salaries quoted 203 130 110
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Scrum
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Solihull region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Solihull

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 29 (80.56%) .NET
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) C#
3 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 16 (44.44%) Web Services
4 16 (44.44%) Degree
5 15 (41.67%) TDD
6 14 (38.89%) CSS
6 14 (38.89%) HTML
6 14 (38.89%) VB.NET
7 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
8 12 (33.33%) CRM
8 12 (33.33%) MVC
8 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (30.56%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
9 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
10 9 (25.00%) VB
10 9 (25.00%) Sass
10 9 (25.00%) LESS
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
10 9 (25.00%) jQuery
11 8 (22.22%) QA
11 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Xcode
General
1 2 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Developer
2 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 8 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 8 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Software Manager
5 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Development Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Silverlight Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Tester
7 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) .NET
2 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (44.44%) Web Services
4 14 (38.89%) CSS
4 14 (38.89%) HTML
5 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
6 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (25.00%) Sass
7 9 (25.00%) LESS
7 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (25.00%) jQuery
7 9 (25.00%) Silverlight
8 7 (19.44%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) WPF
10 3 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) iPhone
2 2 (5.56%) iPad
2 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 12 (33.33%) CRM
3 12 (33.33%) MVC
4 11 (30.56%) Dependency Injection
5 8 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
7 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.89%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (5.56%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
9 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) VB.NET
3 13 (36.11%) T-SQL
4 11 (30.56%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.00%) VB
6 7 (19.44%) SQL
7 5 (13.89%) C++
8 4 (11.11%) XAML
9 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 2 (5.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.78%) MCSD
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Apple
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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